Canoeing: Jones and Dawson named in Olympic team

Luuka Jones. Photo / File
Luuka Jones. Photo / File

Luuka Jones and Mike Dawson will again be New Zealand's canoe slalom reps at the Olympics, having been confirmed in the team for the Rio Games.

It will be the third Olympics for Jones, who was the first New Zealand woman to compete in canoe slalom when she attended the Beijing Games as a teenager.

Her best performance was 14th in London.

Dawson is attending his second Olympics, having finished 15th in London.

- Radio Sport

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